The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Cloud Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Cloud Engineer
Rank 855 879 960
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +81
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Cloud Engineer 65 71 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.066% 0.066% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.069% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 40 47 28
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,750 £48,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -13.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94167 103508 112247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.20% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79244 85842 90577
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Cloud Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior Cloud Engineer in the job title.

Senior Cloud Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Cloud Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Cloud Engineer within the UK.

Senior Cloud Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Cloud Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Cloud Engineer over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 within the UK.

Senior Cloud Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Cloud Engineer
Top 28 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Cloud Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +34 63 £60,000 +20.00% 4
South East +26 38 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Reading +3 19 £70,000 +56.42% 1
Berkshire -2 19 £70,000 +56.42% 1
London +44 15 £62,500 -10.71% 1
Surrey +36 9 £60,000 +4.34%
Hampshire +3 4 £55,000 +22.22%
Oxfordshire -11 4 - -
Abingdon - 4 - -
North West +13 2 £46,000 -3.15% 1
Manchester -3 2 £46,000 -3.15% 1
South West -11 2 £37,500 -46.42%
Edinburgh - 2 £37,500 -
Coventry - 2 - - 1
Brighton - 2 £60,000 -
Basingstoke - 2 £62,500 -
Exeter - 2 £37,500 -
East Sussex - 2 £60,000 -
Devon - 2 £37,500 -
Rochdale - 2 £46,000 - 1
Scotland - 2 £37,500 -
West Midlands - 2 - - 1
East Midlands - 2 £41,250 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £42,500 -
Lincolnshire - 1 £40,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £42,500 -
Lincoln - 1 £40,000 -
Egham - 1 £70,000 -

Senior Cloud Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, Senior Cloud Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Senior Cloud Engineer in the job title.

1 82 (62.60%) Linux
2 75 (57.25%) Windows
3 62 (47.33%) Amazon AWS
4 61 (46.56%) VMware
5 54 (41.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 53 (40.46%) Microsoft Azure
6 53 (40.46%) Microsoft
7 50 (38.17%) Python
8 40 (30.53%) SQL Server
8 40 (30.53%) Hyper-V
9 39 (29.77%) DevOps
10 36 (27.48%) DNS
11 34 (25.95%) Puppet
11 34 (25.95%) Opscode Chef
12 33 (25.19%) SaaS
13 32 (24.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 32 (24.43%) PowerShell
14 30 (22.90%) Active Directory
14 30 (22.90%) Agile Software Development
15 29 (22.14%) Oracle
16 28 (21.37%) TCP/IP
17 27 (20.61%) Cisco
17 27 (20.61%) Windows Server
18 25 (19.08%) MS Excel
18 25 (19.08%) Telecoms
19 24 (18.32%) vSphere
19 24 (18.32%) Analytical Skills
19 24 (18.32%) Ansible
20 23 (17.56%) Red Hat
21 21 (16.03%) vCloud

Senior Cloud Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (15.27%) Apache
2 15 (11.45%) Tomcat
3 10 (7.63%) CloudStack
3 10 (7.63%) nginx
3 10 (7.63%) OpenStack
4 9 (6.87%) Jetty
5 5 (3.82%) Apache Spark
6 4 (3.05%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (2.29%) IIS
8 2 (1.53%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.76%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.76%) Drupal
9 1 (0.76%) Lightstreamer
9 1 (0.76%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 25 (19.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 62 (47.33%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (40.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (25.19%) SaaS
4 17 (12.98%) Cloud Computing
5 16 (12.21%) PaaS
6 10 (7.63%) Office 365
7 8 (6.11%) IaaS
8 5 (3.82%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (3.82%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (2.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (2.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (1.53%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (1.53%) Amazon S3
10 2 (1.53%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (1.53%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.76%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 36 (27.48%) DNS
2 28 (21.37%) TCP/IP
3 20 (15.27%) LDAP
3 20 (15.27%) SAN
4 18 (13.74%) Firewall
4 18 (13.74%) Internet
5 16 (12.21%) VPN
6 15 (11.45%) FTP
6 15 (11.45%) SMTP
7 12 (9.16%) VoIP
8 9 (6.87%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (6.11%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (5.34%) Wireless
11 6 (4.58%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (4.58%) Network Security
12 3 (2.29%) MPLS
13 2 (1.53%) BGP
13 2 (1.53%) NAS
13 2 (1.53%) OSPF
13 2 (1.53%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (30.53%) SQL Server
2 19 (14.50%) MySQL
2 19 (14.50%) Relational Database
3 15 (11.45%) Oracle Database
4 14 (10.69%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (7.63%) Informix
6 8 (6.11%) MongoDB
7 5 (3.82%) Hadoop
7 5 (3.82%) Redis
7 5 (3.82%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (3.82%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (3.05%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.76%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.76%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 19 (14.50%) Jenkins
2 14 (10.69%) Git (software)
3 10 (7.63%) JIRA
4 9 (6.87%) Hudson
5 4 (3.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (2.29%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (1.53%) Artifactory
7 2 (1.53%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.53%) GitLab
7 2 (1.53%) JMeter
7 2 (1.53%) LoadRunner
7 2 (1.53%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.53%) Selenium
7 2 (1.53%) Vagrant
7 2 (1.53%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.53%) Visual Studio Code
8 1 (0.76%) RSpec
8 1 (0.76%) Subversion
8 1 (0.76%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (19.08%) Telecoms
2 20 (15.27%) Manufacturing
3 14 (10.69%) Finance
4 5 (3.82%) Legal
4 5 (3.82%) Retail
5 3 (2.29%) Games
5 3 (2.29%) Law
6 1 (0.76%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.16%) ELK Stack
2 10 (7.63%) Web Services
3 9 (6.87%) LAMP
4 6 (4.58%) AngularJS
4 6 (4.58%) Middleware
5 5 (3.82%) .NET
6 4 (3.05%) HTML
6 4 (3.05%) LAPP Stack
7 2 (1.53%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.53%) CSS
7 2 (1.53%) Gherkin
7 2 (1.53%) HTML5
7 2 (1.53%) SOAP
7 2 (1.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (0.76%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (0.76%) J2EE
8 1 (0.76%) JMS
8 1 (0.76%) Kafka
8 1 (0.76%) MCollective
8 1 (0.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.32%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (13.74%) Data Centre
3 11 (8.40%) Hybrid Cloud
4 10 (7.63%) Computer Science
5 9 (6.87%) Management Information System
5 9 (6.87%) User Experience
6 5 (3.82%) Cloud Native
6 5 (3.82%) Fintech
6 5 (3.82%) Mobile App
6 5 (3.82%) PKI
6 5 (3.82%) Smartcard
7 4 (3.05%) Mathematics
7 4 (3.05%) Public Cloud
8 3 (2.29%) Bitcoin
8 3 (2.29%) Cryptocurrency
8 3 (2.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (2.29%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (1.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (1.53%) Enterprise Cloud
10 1 (0.76%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 82 (62.60%) Linux
2 75 (57.25%) Windows
3 32 (24.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 27 (20.61%) Windows Server
5 17 (12.98%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 12 (9.16%) Mac OS X
7 10 (7.63%) Unix
8 8 (6.11%) CentOS
9 6 (4.58%) Ubuntu
10 5 (3.82%) Windows 7
11 4 (3.05%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (3.05%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.76%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.76%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (29.77%) DevOps
2 30 (22.90%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (16.03%) Configuration Management
3 21 (16.03%) ITIL
4 19 (14.50%) Presales
5 17 (12.98%) Server Monitoring
5 17 (12.98%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 16 (12.21%) Mentoring
7 15 (11.45%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (7.63%) Scrum
9 9 (6.87%) Migration
10 8 (6.11%) Project Management
10 8 (6.11%) Software Engineering
11 7 (5.34%) Network Management
12 6 (4.58%) Analytics
12 6 (4.58%) Coaching
12 6 (4.58%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (4.58%) Data Centre Operations
12 6 (4.58%) Network Architecture
12 6 (4.58%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 50 (38.17%) Python
2 32 (24.43%) PowerShell
3 18 (13.74%) Perl
4 16 (12.21%) Bash Shell
5 14 (10.69%) Ruby
6 11 (8.40%) Java
7 10 (7.63%) JavaScript
8 7 (5.34%) PHP
9 4 (3.05%) C
9 4 (3.05%) C++
10 3 (2.29%) C#
11 2 (1.53%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.53%) SQL
11 2 (1.53%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 20 (15.27%) Degree
2 13 (9.92%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (8.40%) CCNA
4 9 (6.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (6.11%) CCNP
6 6 (4.58%) CCIE
6 6 (4.58%) CCIP
6 6 (4.58%) CCSP
7 5 (3.82%) MCITP
7 5 (3.82%) MCP
7 5 (3.82%) MCSA
7 5 (3.82%) MCSE
7 5 (3.82%) MCTS
7 5 (3.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (3.05%) RHCA
9 3 (2.29%) CCA
9 3 (2.29%) CCAA
9 3 (2.29%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (2.29%) VCP5
9 3 (2.29%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (13.74%) SLA
2 4 (3.05%) QA
3 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 54 (41.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (30.53%) Hyper-V
3 30 (22.90%) Active Directory
4 24 (18.32%) vSphere
5 21 (16.03%) vCloud
6 8 (6.11%) Docker
7 5 (3.82%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (2.29%) XenApp
9 2 (1.53%) Firmware
10 1 (0.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.76%) Squid
10 1 (0.76%) Varnish
10 1 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 34 (25.95%) Opscode Chef
1 34 (25.95%) Puppet
2 24 (18.32%) Ansible
3 11 (8.40%) Nagios
3 11 (8.40%) Salt
4 10 (7.63%) Cacti
4 10 (7.63%) FortiGate
4 10 (7.63%) Grafana
4 10 (7.63%) Graphite
4 10 (7.63%) Opsview
5 6 (4.58%) SCCM
6 5 (3.82%) vMotion
7 4 (3.05%) SCOM
8 3 (2.29%) vRealize
9 2 (1.53%) Terraform
10 1 (0.76%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 61 (46.56%) VMware
2 53 (40.46%) Microsoft
3 29 (22.14%) Oracle
4 27 (20.61%) Cisco
5 23 (17.56%) Red Hat
6 12 (9.16%) Huawei
7 11 (8.40%) F5
8 8 (6.11%) Citrix
9 6 (4.58%) CheckPoint
9 6 (4.58%) NetApp
10 5 (3.82%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (3.05%) AppDynamics
11 4 (3.05%) SolarWinds
11 4 (3.05%) Sophos
12 3 (2.29%) EMC
12 3 (2.29%) New Relic
12 3 (2.29%) Rackspace
13 2 (1.53%) Veeam
13 2 (1.53%) Zerto
14 1 (0.76%) Terracotta
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
TRG
Salary: 70000 Per Annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 24 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Leidos
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £46,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago